Carrot juice is one of the most nutritious beverages of all, boasting proven advantages for skin and heart health, as well as helping to fight cancer and cognitive decline. There is no better way to make delicious homemade Vitamix carrot juice than with the Vitamix Professional 750 blender.
In fact, the Vitamix 750 is ideal for creating all sorts of nutritious drinks and foods. In order to make a large batch of super-healthy carrot juice with the blender, you won’t need many ingredients. Plus, the blender itself does all the heavy lifting, so to speak, and cleanup is quick and hassle free.
Why use the Vitamix Professional 750 blender to make carrot juice? Because of its power and high-quality design. Standard kitchen blenders just can’t compete with the Vitamix 750. Its dynamic motor and strong, razor-sharp blades put it in a class by itself. Professional cooks and food preparers in 5-star kitchens all over the world use the Vitamix 750 to deliver top-notch specialty items to their patrons.
How to Make Vitamix Carrot Juice Any Time, Any Day
Every day is a good day to drink a glass or two of nutritious Vitamix carrot Juice. Whether with breakfast, lunch or dinner, or even as a stand-alone snack, carrot juice is healthful, serious nutrition. That’s because it’s a super tasty beverage that’s a cinch to prepare. Here’s a little trick to make a different variety of carrot juice every day of the week, Monday through Sunday. Follow the general guidelines below for the basic “Monday” recipe, and then tweak the ingredients for each successive day based on the additional information:
Basic Monday Recipe & Directions
Place 1 cup of water, 1 cup of ice, 1.5 cups of diced carrots and 2 teaspoons of lemon juice into the Vitamix Professional 75 blender. Next, set the blender speed to variable 10 and slowly increase it to 1 while blending for about 60 seconds. Test the consistency and decide whether you want to blend a bit more. Usually, one minute does the trick.
Carrot juice can be stored in a covered container in the refrigerator for up to a week. Drink it straight or mix it with your other favorite juices for a wide variety of flavors.
Tuesday, Wednesday, …
Here are the alterations to the basic recipe that will give you yummy carrot juice all week long:
Tuesday: Add one teaspoon of ginger for a tasty kick to the basic recipe.
Wednesday: Add one-half of a small, diced sweet potato in lieu of an equal volume of carrots for a frothy, potato-carrot vegetable delight.
Thursday: Add one or two diced kiwi fruits for a summery, tropical twist.
Friday: Replace one-half cup of the carrots with one-half cup of strawberries and 2 or 3 mint leaves for a fun Friday-at-the-beach taste.
Saturday: Add one small, diced apple to the basic recipe for a fruity “Saturday special.”
Sunday: Replace the water with green tea for a unique, flavorful anti-oxidant burst of nutrition that tastes especially heavenly on Sunday.
Tips, Hints and Tricks
Some people like to use cooked carrots, which is okay. Keep in mind that the flavor will be completely different with cooked carrots, so try it both ways and see which you prefer.
If you store the carrot juice in an air-tight container it will stay fresh up to two weeks in most cases.
Finely diced carrots make for a very smooth juice. Always test the consistency of the final product before you remove it from the blender. You might decide to toss in a bit of extra lemon or a strawberry and mix for a few more seconds.
An entire book could be written on ways to mix carrot juice in adult beverages (alcohol drinks). We’ll not go into the details here, but rest assured there are literally hundreds of ways that carrot juice can spice up mixed drink recipes.
Making Vitamix carrot juice helps you get the nutritional components your body needs in a simple-to-prepare, delicious drink. Whipping up a batch of mouth-watering natural juice with the Vitamix Professional 750 blender is actually is a wise way to stay healthy and happy because everything in carrot juice is good for your body. Smooth, cool carrot juice is great any time of the day, any day of the week.